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Golden Knight Spotlight: Maryellen Devic

Golden Knight Spotlight is a student-athlete profile series run by Alexander Lawrence ’18 in coordination with Golden Knights Athletics staff.  Maryellen Devic #8 Sport: Volleyball (Outside Hitter) Hometown: Orchard Park, NY Class Year: 2017 ­­­ Major: Communication, Sciences, and Disorders (CSD) Favorite study spot: Library 2nd floor Favorite food: Sushi One interesting fact about yourself: I never originally wanted to get…

Good to know: how Donald Sultan became one of Siena Phelps’ biggest fans

                                                                          “Artists have an impact on the rest of the world in so many ways” – Siena Phelps ’18 Siena Phelps knew she was working for a famous artist, but it was not until she began organizing his collection of books and papers that she saw just how famous. “I saw a letter from Hillary Clinton that said ‘To my…

Golden Knight Spotlight: Sammi Atchinson

Golden Knight Spotlight is a student-athlete profile series run by Alexander Lawrence ’18 in coordination with Golden Knights Athletics staff.  Sammi Atchinson #4 Sport: Volleyball (Libero) Hometown: Niskayuna, NY Class Year: 2017 Major: Adolescent Math Education Favorite study spot: Living room of my apartment. We have a chair that has a nice view of downtown Albany. Favorite food: Cheese-Tortellini with vodka…

Good to know: Getting off campus, getting out the vote

      On a recent Tuesday morning on Albany’s Washington Avenue, Saint Rose sophomore Marys Christie watched the foot traffic and had an insight about American democracy. “I was looking at how many people get on and off the bus,” said Christie, who is majoring in political science with a minor in economics. “That means they don’t all have…

Good to know: Saint Rose brought her to Romania, a Fulbright is bringing her back

“I just want to know what’s out there,” Priscilla Ly, December ’15   As a Saint Rose student, Priscilla Ly helped organize a conference on human rights and a student semi-formal dance. She headed the Student Events Board and the Philosophy Club, co-chaired “Social Justice Week,” moderated the Student Ethics Forum and worked with the Office of Spiritual Life. She…